As of Day 14 of the 30 Day Challenge, participants should have completed the market research (Stage I of the 30 Day Challenge), narrowed down keywords in two niche markets and written three articles for each keyword phrase. Ed Dale instructed participants to continue to check the Bloglines feeds they created on Day 10 for new content.

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30 Day Challenge Bonus Material

The Golden Nuggets Strategy

Although, Ed Dale provided the research strategy to learn about a new niche, he cautioned that reading is not enough. You must take notes for the information to be useful. Using the Golden Nuggets Strategy, adopted from Gary Halbert, Ed suggests that participants conduct their research as follows:

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Days 4 & 5 – Catching Up

Lesson 3 was finally released and covered keyword research. Using the free wordtracker tool, participants were instructed to conduct keyword research on each of their seven markets and copy the results in a text or word file. Next, participants were to conduct competitive research using the TDC toolbar. The goal here is to note what competitors are selling and how they are selling.

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